|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0299|
|Date Published:||19 Feb 2019|
|Last Updated:||29 Oct 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Libmspack Project libmspack prior to 0.8 alpha|
|Vulnerability Description||Buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the libmspack library. This vulnerability is due to improper handling of block alignment. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may result in arbitrary code execution.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Libmspack Project Buffer Overflow (CVE-2018-18584)